First Aid

Who is the course for?

This course is for people requiring a first aid qualification equivalent to Workplace Level 2 First Aid or Senior First Aid.

 

Course requirements

There are no prerequisites for this course.

 

How will I be trained and assessed?

SMT’s Training and assessment is very practical and is conducted in a classroom environment, activities will include:

  • a written assessment* of underpinning knowledge
  • verbal assessments of understanding of actions to be taken during an emergency and exceptional circumstances; and
  • completing simulated practical activities and scenarios

What will I learn?

This course covers topics including:

Initial lifesaving first aid including:

  • Management of the unconscious casualty
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation
  • Control of bleeding and shock

 

First Aid for common injuries and disorders, including:

  • wounds; poisons, bites & stings
  • burns
  • fractures & soft tissue injuries
  • infection control & personal hygiene
  • extremes of temperature illness
  • workplace First Aid records, all in accordance with Australian Resuscitation Council (ARC) guidelines

How long is the course?

This is a 2 day course (9am – 5pm). For those people who have a current First Aid Certificate completed within the last 3 years and wish to maintain currency, this can be achieved by attending and completing day 1 of this course. All equipment, training and assessment materials that participants need will be provided. Please bring your own writing materials.

 

What sort of credential(s) do I get if I successfully complete the course?

If you successfully complete all of the written and practical assessments, you will receive a nationally-recognised Statement of Attainment for

  • HLTAID003 Provide First Aid

For eligible Tasmanian residents, this training is subsidised by the Department of State Growth, Tasmania.

 

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Course Dates

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Start Date Location Cost
Mon 25th Mar 2019 at 9:00AM Battery Point Price $187.00 Apply
Thu 23rd May 2019 at 9:00AM Battery Point Price $187.00 Apply
Mon 24th Jun 2019 at 9:00AM Battery Point Price $187.00 Apply
Tue 16th Jul 2019 at 9:00AM Battery Point Price $187.00 Apply
Thu 29th Aug 2019 at 9:00AM Battery Point Price $187.00 Apply
Mon 23rd Sep 2019 at 9:00AM Battery Point Price $187.00 Apply
Mon 4th Nov 2019 at 9:00AM Battery Point Price $187.00 Apply